14th Winter World Games for the Deaf
The Swiss Deaf Sports Association was proud to host it's 3rd Winter Games of the Deaf since its inception in 1949. Davos is a ski village nestled in the Alps where competitions are held right in the village.
This also marks the 75th anniversary of CISS.
16 of the 18 participating countries took at least one medal home.
Snowboarding has been recognized as a demonstration sports.Location: Davos Switzerland (SUI)
Opening Date: 8 Mar 1999
Closing Date: 14 Mar 1999
First Time Athletes: 132
Returning Athletes: 133
Logo designer: Sibylle Rau
Poster designer: Sibylle Rau